In New York, you can get a dozen roses for about $4 at any corner deli. I'm looking for the Toronto equivalent. [more inside]
Wedding florist needed! Who would you recommend (or not recommend) in St. Louis? [more inside]
I've never sent flowers for a funeral before and am at a loss as to what to do. Bonus points for Modesto, CA florist recommendations. [more inside]
Can you recommend a great florist in NYC who delivers? Extra points for unusual or exotic bouquets. Online ordering preferred but not essential. [more inside]
How do you deal with brown spots on roses? I'm posting for my mom and sister who are non-professionally doing my cousin's wedding flowers for tonight. Some of the flowers have brown spots - is there any way to deal with this? Cut the rose petals with scissors? Google is yielding nothing but, "Don't use flowers with brown spots."
I need to send flowers to a family in Surrey, British Columbia, and I'd like a recommendation for a local company that can be depended on to do a good job with a bit of style - i.e., different from the standard FTD/800-FLOWERS arrangements. Google turned up a company called Kyla's - are they likely to be what I'm looking for?
How I can send flowers to Japan from Canada? [more inside]
I always like it when men pick women up from the airport holding a bouquet of flowers for them, and I'd like to do something similar for my boyfriend... but get him something a little more masculine. Help? [more inside]
Where can I get edible flowers in the Bay area (USA)? [more inside]
Where can I buy a whole lot of roses in Portland, OR? Or online? [more inside]
How do you preserve white rosebuds without having them turn grey? Or, alternately, where can you buy dried rosebuds in white? [more inside]
I'm on the east coast and I want to send flowers to a lady I really, really, really (did I mention "really"?) like in Long Beach, CA. Is there a great local florist that the hive mind could suggest? I suspect that a local shop could make something nicer than the national brands (FTD or 1-800-flowers). [more inside]
Am looking for something nice I can send to someone to thank them for a wonderful kindness, but it probably shouldn't involve food or flowers. Any thoughts? [more inside]
How does one become a florist/floral designer? What does it take to open a flower shop? Need some direction!! [more inside]
What is this tiny flower? [more inside]
Where can one buy a beautiful flower vase that was not made in China? I would like to support a local Seattle artisan, but I am also willing to order online if it's love at first sight. [more inside]
What should I do with this giant brick planter box that fronts my house? [more inside]
Where can my friend buy a beautiful, healthy orchid in the Los Angeles area? [more inside]
My 7 month old cat won't stop knocking over flower vases when we're out of the house. How can I get him to understand that knocking stuff over is bad? [more inside]
Any small flower shoppes in Carlingford, NSW that will deliver? [more inside]
What flowers will be blooming in Kauai in March? [more inside]
My friend is a talented, hobby flower arranger. She's doing her biggest job so far this summer, doing 8 table arrangements plus bouquets and buttonierres for a wedding. We live about an hour north of Boston, and she is looking for some new inspiration for this upcoming project. There must be great flower shops and markets in Boston where she can get good deals and interesting materials, but we don't even know where to start looking. [more inside]
This is a ridiculous question. It's 12:20AM Valentine's Day morning. I suddenly want to send flowers (or some other encouraging vday-ish gift) to a quite a few of my single girlfriends at their respective workplaces. Am I crazy, is this doable and how?? [more inside]
Where can one buy edible flowers from a reputable vendor in New York? [more inside]
I am looking for gardening experiments [more inside]
My garden has been overtaken by weeds and ribbon grass, how can I start over? [more inside]
Looking for a good nursery in the Austin, TX area. [more inside]
I don't suppose anyone knows where I could get a flower pot like this in the UK or Ireland? [more inside]
Can anybody recommend an online florist that can accept US payment for delivery in China? [more inside]
What are the ownership boundaries of plants in a rented/shared household? [more inside]
Sending flowers to a war zone. How? [more inside]
i'm in usda zone 9a (napa, ca) and am keeping a colony of honeybees in my back yard. can anyone list some plants that will provide nectar and pollen to these awesome insects as late into the fall and winter as possible? thanks!
LostArtFilter: Does this image sound familiar to anyone? It's a photograph of someone blowing into one end of a rolled up newspaper, and there is a bouquet of flowers emerging from the other end. I'm pretty sure the background is just white. [more inside]
What the heck do I do with a jar of rose petal jam? [more inside]
Where can I get potted daisies, chrysanthemums, &c for a 150+ wedding in October, in Los Angeles? [more inside]
What are these flowers called and how long should they last (when cut)?
Artfilter: what flower is featured in the Warhol series "Flowers"? [more inside]
I would like to spray paint a whole rose with metallic silver paint. The intention is that it will encase the rose, fully retaining its pretty rose shape for at least a few days, if not permanently. In reality the rose will probably wilt, or otherwise warp, leaving an ugly silver mess. I don't know. Any suggestions on how to get the results as imagined?
Emergency funeral flowers for a mom -- where can I get lilacs in Atlanta or delivered to Atlanta for a Monday memorial service? My best friend's mom passed suddenly last night and her favorite flowers were lilacs. Please help me do this for my friend and her family.
Where can I find interconnected bud vases to hang on the wall? [more inside]
What is this kind of art called, and where can I find it when I actually want to find it? [more inside]
What is the male equivalent of receiving flowers at the office? [more inside]
Is there any difference between Amelia roses and Amelia Renaissance roses? [more inside]
Any suggestions for gift delivery in Amsterdam? [more inside]